Jeffrey B. Buchanan

Associate

Jeff Buchanan is an associate in the Philadelphia office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the General Liability and Products Liability Practices.

Jeff represents corporations, insurance companies, and individuals in a variety of matters including toxic/mass tort, products liability, fraud, premises, motor vehicle, and contract related litigation.

During his senior year of college, Jeff worked at the Criminal Justice Center of Philadelphia as a judicial intern to the Honorable Charles A. Erlich, observing all court proceedings and assisting staff with various tasks. During his first two years of law school, Jeff worked as a law clerk at a regional insurance defense litigation firm, attending depositions and court proceedings and working directly with associates and partners on all aspects of litigation. During his third year of law school, Jeff was a Clinical Intern at the Defender Association of Philadelphia, where he represented indigent Defendants at Preliminary Hearings and Municipal Court trials.

Prior to joining Lewis Brisbois, Jeff worked at the regional insurance defense litigation firm he clerked at during law school, handling premises liability and property damage matters as well as toxic/mass tort litigation. While there, he was also a team member of National Coordinating Counsel for a company, working with local counsel teams across the country to ensure the company was adequately represented.

Jeff earned his J.D. from Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law, and his B.S. in Psychology from West Chester University of Pennsylvania.

Pro Bono & Philanthropy

While in law school, Jeff participated in Drexel's Estate Planning clinic drafting Living Wills, Advanced Directives, Power of Attorney, and related documents for indigent clients.

Admissions

  • State Bar Admissions
    • New Jersey
    • Pennsylvania

Admissions

Pennsylvania

New Jersey

Associations

  • The Lawyers' Club of Philadelphia
  • Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel

Education

Drexel University School of Law

Juris Doctor, 2018

  • Dean's List

West Chester University

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, 2015

  • Dean's List

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